2014

How’s Business: Midland Game Fair special

It’s a long-standing, respected fair, but is it as good as it once was? Alex Ormiston asked companies that attended the Midland Game Fair about their experiences

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‘Bulgy eye’ blights grouse

Grouse shoots are being urged to adopt strict biosecurity measures after it emerged that at least half of grouse moors in the North of England are infected with a new form of ‘bulgy eye’.

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iShoot launches

Blaze Publishing has launched iShoot, an interactive shooting magazine covering all aspects of shotgun shooting in the UK and abroad.

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Shooting in the Media: Good effort, could do better

A review has criticised the BBC’s rural coverage – and that Countryfile programme was a case in point, says James Marchington

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Rigby Reborn

Back once more in the UK, GTN speaks with John Rigby & Co’s brand new managing director Marc Newton about reviving Rigby traditions

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On Air: Another letdown for airguns?

The Commonwealth Games might have been the “best ever”, but did we really do as well as we thought – and what will its legacy be? Nick Robbins considers the important questions

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Fair Game: The Stand Delivers

After a last-minute relocation, Philip Moss sets up shop at the CLA Game Fair and finds that, for once, things start to go his way

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Mitigation is the issue at LAG

Minutes of the latest meeting of the Lead Ammunition Group indicate that the Code of Good Shooting Practice may be changed so it recommends the use of non-lead shot.

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‘Yomping’ for Charity

Sporting Rifle’s editor and publisher – Pete Carr and Wes Stanton – will be completing the Yomp on 13 September to raise money for The Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund.

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How’s Business: CLA Game Fair 2014

Nicola Turner asks traders the big question: Was the 2014 CLA Game Fair a successful one?

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